Queers on Queens
Pop Music & Mental Health
QUEER ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Intro Song: “City Glow” by SuperKnova superknova.bandcamp.com Outro: “I Hear Them Calling” by Rae Spoon raespoon.com Main Topic: Sinead O’Connor and the Importance of Mental Health This is a very difficult time for everyone in the country, so the iconic Sinead O’Connor having a very public mental health breakdown begged for conversation. We are frivolous and glittery, but at the end of the day, mental health is a REAL issue within the queer experience, as...
Selena Gomez vs. Demi Lovato
QUEER ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Intro Song: “Libido’s Hum” by CristalC Soundcloud: bit.ly/2unq4xd Produced by sky the dog: soundcloud.com/skythedog Outro: “All is Well” by Pansy Boys iTunes: apple.co/2unWU0L Main Topic: Selena vs. Demi More than ever, their careers are becoming fun-house mirrors of each other. We go into how Selena figured out the perfect way to utilize her voice and is garnering major cultural cache with her perfectly edgy choices, while Demi has always had the pipes...
Lust for Lana
QUEER ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Intro Song: “The Palace” by Sweeping Exits https://sweepingexits.bandcamp.com/ Outro: “Restless Mind“ by Merce Lemon https://mercelemon.bandcamp.com/ Main Topic: Lana Del Rey’s “Lust for Life” We talk about her unique place in music as an icon of nostalgia, a voice from the devil’s corneas, and her continued progression into a simultaneously pioneering and nostalgic soundscape. Johnny Darlin confirms one NEEDS green assistance in order to really form the...
Rihanna’s Voice & We Feel So Summer
We though it’d be a simple “song of the summer” episode, but then Rihanna came up~ Queer Artist Spotlight Intro: “Overdressed” by TWINKIDS Outro: “Hurricane Lifeline” by My Gay Banjo Rate, review and subscribe! Like actually, please, just like do it now :P Twitter Email Facebook Show Notes: Johnny dishes on Iggy Azalea’s (remember her?) production company confirming a track on her upcoming album will feature arch enemy Azalea Banks. Philly gives us the T on why Jay-Z’s...
Not a Kesha Episode
Intro Song: “Ready to Break” by Johnny Darlin From his upcoming EP “Push” https://itun.es/us/0yta9 Outro Song: “Ship Tools” by Cameron Toy From “No Good Art in Paradise” camerontoy.bandcamp.com #PRAYING that anything else in the female pop landscape becomes relevant aside from Kesha. JK, we are OBSESSED with this moment. JK, we don’t talk about Kesha at all this episode we promise. Philly updates us on the work crush saga, Johnny makes a return performance at the event that...
Broken Mics & Acrylic Nails
Intro song: “Castles Mansions Champagne“ by Juju Garcia https://itun.es/us/2_i3jb?i=1239191556 Outro song: “Black Light” by Dakota Jones https://soundcloud.com/dakotajonesband/black-light Attention!: This show description was dictated into my computer because I have the most debilitating acrylic nails. My computer sucks though; guess what else sucked? Our Mike's! Our microphones! The audio from our Mike's was so bad that we decided to have me recount our entire conversation on the...
“Witness” the “Melodrama” of a “Hopeless Fountain Kingdom”
After a trip to Katy Perry’s Pop-Up headquarters in LA, the queers launch into a discussion about her, Lorde’s and Halsey’s changing places in the queer communities hearts. Britney Spears is on her Asia Tour, and had a very special moment with her fans IN THE PHILIPPINES! Mariah Carey’s manager Stella produces another horrendous product launch - this time her gay pride merchandise collection. While in LA, Philly visited Katy Perry’s Witness What Happens Headquarters. This launches the...